NRF 2022: Opticon launches new Smart Base Station EBS-50

NRF 2022: Opticon launches new Smart Base Station EBS-50
Opticon
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 18 January 2022

Solution enables retailers to update electronic shelf labels with new product information in real time

Qualcomm Technologies to showcase IoT technologies at NRF

Qualcomm Technologies to showcase IoT technologies at NRF
Qualcomm Technologies
By Alice Chambers | 14 January 2022

Retailers will learn how the solutions can improve customer experiences and operational efficiencies

Pathr.ai launches new spatial intelligence analytics tools for retail

Pathr.ai launches new spatial intelligence analytics tools for retail
Unsplash/Mike Petrucci
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 13 January 2022

Offerings provide insights to help businesses make better decisions for their physical stores

Decathlon Romania uses Azure to improve customer loyalty programme

Decathlon Romania uses Azure to improve customer loyalty programme
Decathlon
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 10 January 2022

The cloud has given the firm access to key data insights to deliver tailored discounts and experiences

Annata and Microsoft deliver new retail and mobility services

Annata and Microsoft deliver new retail and mobility services
Unsplash/Chris Bair
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 05 January 2022

Annata will enhance its Dynamics 365-based solution to help users transform distribution 
 

Breaking new frontiers for frontline workers

Breaking new frontiers for frontline workers
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 October 2021

Microsoft’s Anya Minbiole outlines how empowering employees can help retailers to boost workforce productivity and develop innovative customer experiences to ensure success in the rapidly evolving retail environment

Anya Minbiole outlines how Microsoft technology can improve customer experiences 

Five business benefits of attending InternetRetailing Expo 2021

Five business benefits of attending InternetRetailing Expo 2021
IRX
By Stuart Barker | 11 October 2021

Event aims to help retailers plan for the future, with expert talks and access to the latest tech 
 

Delivering data health to the retail industry

Delivering data health to the retail industry
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 17 September 2021

While most retailers understand the value of using data to make more informed decisions, many don’t know how. Andy Smith shares how Talend is helping customers address this challenge

Andy Smith shares how Talend is helping customers using data to make more informed decisions 
 

Walgreens uses Microsoft Azure to gain insights from dispensing data

Walgreens uses Microsoft Azure to gain insights from dispensing data
Walgreens
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 24 August 2021

US pharmacy firm works with Microsoft and Tata Consultancy Services to create new platform 

Service Industries Limited uses Dynamics 365 to reach growth goals

Service Industries Limited uses Dynamics 365 to reach growth goals
Unsplash/Gio Rey Tabernero
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 23 August 2021

Retail brand Shoebox now has better visibility of its stores and supply chain management

Edible Arrangements grows business with Microsoft Azure

Edible Arrangements grows business with Microsoft Azure

Edible Arrangements

By Thomas Wills | 17 August 2021

Azure Synapse gives the firm insight into its retail operations, supply chain and inventory

Unlocking the power of personalisation in retail

Unlocking the power of personalisation in retail
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By Rebecca Gibson | 13 August 2021

Adobe’s Michael Klein outlines how retailers can successfully implement personalisation at scale to deliver engaging experiences that boost customer loyalty and drive sales

Engaging experiences can boost customer loyalty and drive sales, says Adobe’s Michael Klein 

Driving customer loyalty with analytics and AI

Driving customer loyalty with analytics and AI
iStock
By Rebecca Gibson | 14 July 2021

Microsoft’s Naveen Tadepalli outlines how these technologies can help retailers to deliver unique personalised omnichannel experiences that will convert customers into brand advocates

Microsoft’s Naveen Tadepalli outlines how tech can convert customers into brand advocates

Monki deploys Store Lens to deliver new retail experiences

Monki deploys Store Lens to deliver new retail experiences
Unsplash/Burgess Milner
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 12 July 2021

Monki deploys Store Lens to deliver new retail experiences 

Adversity breeds innovation, says Microsoft’s Shelley Bransten

Adversity breeds innovation, says Microsoft’s Shelley Bransten
Microsoft
By Andy Clayton-Smith | 05 May 2021

We spoke with Microsoft’s Shelley Bransten about the new Microsoft Cloud for Retail, the importance of the partner ecosystem in meeting the needs of end consumers, and how the Covid-19 pandemic has helped progressive retailers to drive sales

The retail lead discusses how the Covid-19 pandemic has helped progressive retailers to drive sales 
 

Creating a sustainable product lifecycle in retail

Creating a sustainable product lifecycle in retail
iStock
By Rebecca Gibson | 28 April 2021

Microsoft’s Michelle Lancaster explains why increasing the sustainability of products and services has become a vital goal for retail and consumer packaged goods brands, as well as their customers

Microsoft’s Michelle Lancaster explains why this has become a vital goal for retailers and customers

A perfect pairing: great wine and unified commerce

A perfect pairing: great wine and unified commerce
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 April 2021

Covid-19 shut down Ste. Michelle Wine Estates’ on-site business in 2020, but it was able to offer new digital customer experiences with Adyen and Microsoft Dynamics 365 Commerce

Ste. Michelle Wine Estates offered new digital experiences with Adyen and Microsoft Dynamics 365 
 

The Spring issue of The Record is out now!

The Spring issue of The Record is out now!
By Elly Yates-Roberts | 06 April 2021

Get the latest enterprise insights from industry experts and Microsoft executives

Securing success with Barracuda Networks and Azure

Securing success with Barracuda Networks and Azure
PetSmart
By Alex Smith | 08 March 2021

PetSmart’s migration into the cloud has given the retailer the capabilities to manage the challenges of the past year

A cloud migration has enabled PetSmart to manage the challenges of the past year

Traditional point of sale just takes too long

Traditional point of sale just takes too long
By Abhijit Killedar | 22 February 2021

Retailers should implement a headless framework to gain control of their digital and in-store commerce stack and meet customer expectations

Retailers should implement a headless framework to meet customer expectations

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